Li-ion offers new opportunities for data centres

A new white paper says that the falling cost of lithium-ion batteries is enabling data centre operators to review their electrical distribution topology and...

Ylem Energy chooses Origami’s platform to support flexible energy solutions

Ylem Energy, a leader in smart energy generation and management solutions, has selected Origami’s technology to provide real-time, remote monitoring and automated control that...

Public opinion on demand-side response: share your views!

Mission Critical Power's sister title, The Energyst, is conducting its annual demand-side response and storage survey, to obtain views from those that have opted to...

Enel X secures 218MW of demand-side response capacity

A total of 218 MW of demand-side response (DSR) capacity has been awarded to Enel X in the latest auction held by EirGrid Group (Ireland’s Transmission...

Energy storage at the forefront of DSR change

Powerstar CEO Alex Mardapittas discusses how demand-side response through energy storage is set to develop as the energy transition progresses An effective way of participating...

Powering the data centre in the era of 5G and the Edge

What are data centres going to look like in the future and what will this mean in terms of power? Riello’s Leo Craig recently...

Eaton reports pilot success for UPS-as-a-reserve

Louise Frampton recently caught up with Eaton’s Mike Byrnes and learned how UPS-as-a-reserve has been received by the data centre sector since its initial...

Haven Power and GridBeyond ink DSR deal, target I&C flexibility

Business energy supplier Haven Power has struck a demand-side response deal with GridBeyond. The two will work to unlock flexibility within Haven’s customer-base, bidding flexible...

How demand management supports security of supply

Site resilience and demand-side response are often seen in opposition. But the reverse is true – and can in fact be mutually advantageous, especially...

Countering the risks of battery storage

Battery storage has been a hot topic in the energy industry for a couple of years now. As the ‘halcyon days’ of high DFR...

Tempus Energy’s Sarah Bell: DSR aggregators are ecstatic about Capacity Market ruling

Tempus Energy CEO Sarah Bell Tempus Energy chief executive, Sarah Bell, says demand-side response aggregators are “ecstatic” about the European Court ruling on the Capacity...

European judicial ruling on Capacity Market to bring change to UK wholesale markets

The General Court of the Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled in favour of Tempus Energy in its case against the...

Energy in industry 4.0: harnessing the connected site

Advances in Industry 4.0 can enhance energy strategies and improve the resilience of critical sites. DSR is often seen as a risk to critical sites,...

Powerstar announced as a chosen supplier on the Essentia Energy Storage framework

Powerstar, a provider of smart energy solutions, has been selected as one of only six companies to be a trusted supplier for Essentia’s battery...

Sky’s the limit for DSR revenues?

Is demand-side response an attractive proposition and are mission critical sites now coming on board? Demand-side response is becoming more critical as a method to...

E.ON and Vertiv partner on demand-side response initiatives

Energy company E.ON and technology provider Vertiv are combining their know-how in the field of energy solutions for critical infrastructures. This gives customers from...

Critical sites: getting on board with DSR

A new white paper, Mission critical sites and DSR: turned on or turned off?, reports that the tide is turning and an increasing number...

The changing face of energy: The Energyst Event

New event taking place 17th to 18th of April at National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham The full conference line-up has been officially announced for the inaugural...

Pilot project explores grid balancing with UPS

Eaton has announced the first pilot project of its recently launched UPS-as-a-Reserve (UPSaaR) solution. Svenska kraftnät, a Swedish electricity transmission system operator, has selected...

Endeco changes name to ‘Gridbeyond’

Endeco Technologies, a provider of demand-side response products, energy optimisation technologies, and enhanced energy services, has announced that it is changing its name to...